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Marin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marin in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Evian at 4 km from Marin

Visit Marin: highlights and tourist information

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Marin is situated in the Haute-Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Evian at 4 km and Thonon les Bains at 4 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Marin, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Marin in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 4 km (direction east)

Evian is a very lovely town, also well known...

See Evian guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based...

See Thonon les Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction west)

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva...

See Yvoire guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

It will be the mountain scenery around Abondance that dominates...

See Abondance guide


Ski resort at 26 km (direction south-east)

Morzine is a popular ski resort within the Portes du Soleil ski...

See Morzine guide


Ski resort at 28 km (direction south-east)

The use of local materials for building and the stunning location make...

See Avoriaz guide


at 30 km (direction west), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-east)

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval is one of the 'most beautiful villages in...

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide


at 49 km (direction south-south-east)

While Mont-Blanc and the mountain scenery is the main attraction,...

See Sallanches guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Savoie

Map of places to visit near Marin


Markets in and near Marin

  • Thonon-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (4km)
  • Evian-les-Bains: market Friday (6km)
  • Abondance: market Sunday (18km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (19km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (27km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (27km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (28km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (30km)

More information about Marin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Marin, France

What to do at Marin? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Marin.

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (4km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (15km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Diomaz (20km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (22km)
  • Mole (30km)
  • Lac des Rousses (36km)
  • Col de Romme (39km)
  • Col de la Faucille (39km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (40km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (42km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (42km)
  • Col de la Colombière (43km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (48km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Marin is in the east of France at 60 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Marin is 417 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marin

Canton: Thonon-les-Bains-Est

Arrondissement: Thonon-les-Bains

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74200

Distance to Marin

from Annecy (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 417 km

from Calais: 613 km

from Nice: 303 km

from Bordeaux: 578 km

from Strasbourg: 262 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Marin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allinges, Armoy, Champanges, Evian-les-Bains, Feternes, Larringes, Lyaud, Publier, Reyvroz and Thonon-les-Bains.

This page in French: Visiter Marin

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